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RACGP events and courses

VIC

01 Jul 2017 - 30 Jun 2020

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 1 - Safer Opioid prescribing
ONLINE TRAINING

RACGP Victoria is offering online training on safer opioid prescribing and opioid dependence for Victorian GPs. This training is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

Prescribers must be registered with AHPRA to be eligible for this training.

Please contact RACGP Victoria if you don't have a RACGP number. This training is accessible by default for Victorian GPs. Interstate GPs please request access.

To complete MATOD Module 1 click here MATOD Module 1

This education is accredited for 4 Category 2 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

By registering for this training you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and Victorian Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

18 Apr 2020

VIC

*CANCELLED* Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid De

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD) - Module 2
Time: 9.00am to 1.00pm
Location: The Sage Hotel Level 5, Eastland 211 Maroondah Highway Ringwood VIC 3134

The aim of this workshop is to provide practitioners with the skills and confidence to assess, manage and initiate patients on Opioid Replacement Therapy.
Program Schedule:

The MATOD program is a blended approach of online training and a face to face workshop:
Module 2 Part A online training
The two hour online education component covers opioid use disorder and the pharmacology of buprenorphine and methadone.
Module 2 Part B face to face workshop
The four-hour interactive workshop consists of case based discussion

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

18 Apr 2020

VIC

AOD Education Program-Treatment Skills - Workshop Cancelled

This workshop is cancelled. If you have any questions, please contact aod@racgp.org.au

Date: Saturday 18 April 2020
Location: Warragul Reception & Conference Centre, Warragul
Time: 8.30 am - 3.00 pm

The Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) GP education program, developed exclusively for RACGP members, supports GPs to overcome challenges in treating patients whose health is being impacted by alochol, prescribed medication or drug use.

Treatment Skills Training is available to members who are practising in areas of socio-economic disadvantage or treating a number of at-risk groups.

Sessions are run by AOD expert GPs and include case based discussion and reflection. GPs will receive $1200 upon successful completion of the training program.

To attend this session, apply now.

Contact: RACGP

Tel: 1800 472 247

29 Apr 2020

VIC

*CANCELLED* MATOD Module 1 - Safer Opioid Prescribing

Module 1 - Safer opioid prescribing face to face workshop

Time: 7.00pm to 9.00pm
Location: Novotel Geelong 10-14 Eastern Beach Road, Geelong VIC 3220

This new, completely revised and updated Module 1 is designed to allow practitioners to expand their existing understanding of current pain, and chronic pain management, especially with the move away from using opioid in the long term.

Module 1 is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

This education activity is accredited for 4 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2020-2022 triennium.

Prescribers must be registered with AHPRA to be eligible for training.

Note: by registering to this training you give your consent for your details to be provided to the DHHS.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

21 May 2020

VIC

Basic Life Support

Date: Thursday 21 May 2020
Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of Basic Life Support workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2020-22 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 CPD activity program points for the 2020-2022 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

24 May 2020

VIC

*CANCELLED* Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid De

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD) - Module 2
Time: 9.00am to 1.00pm
Location: Novotel Geelong 10-14 Eastern Beach Road, Geelong VIC 3220

The aim of this workshop is to provide practitioners with the skills and confidence to assess, manage and initiate patients on Opioid Replacement Therapy.
Program Schedule:

The MATOD program is a blended approach of online training and a face to face workshop:
Module 2 Part A online training
The two hour online education component covers opioid use disorder and the pharmacology of buprenorphine and methadone.
Module 2 Part B face to face workshop
The four-hour interactive workshop consists of case based discussion

*Practitioners must be registered with AHPRA
Please note by registering you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

14 Jun 2020

VIC

RACGP AOD GP Education Program - Treatment Skills Training

Date: Sunday 14 June 2020
Location: Novotel Geelong, Geelong
Time: 8.30 am - 3.00 pm

The Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) GP education program, developed exclusively for RACGP members, supports GPs to overcome challenges in treating patients whose health is being impacted by alochol, prescribed medication or drug use.

Treatment Skills Training is available to members who are practising in areas of socio-economic disadvantage or treating a number of at-risk groups.

Sessions are run by AOD expert GPs and include case based discussion and reflection. GPs will receive $1200 upon successful completion of the training program.

To attend this session, apply now.

Contact: RACGP

Tel: 1800 472 247

20 Jun 2020

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD) - Module 2
Time: 9.00am to 1.00pm
Location: Frankston

The aim of this workshop is to provide practitioners with the skills and confidence to assess, manage and initiate patients on Opioid Replacement Therapy.
Program Schedule:

The MATOD program is a blended approach of online training and a face to face workshop:
Module 2 Part A online training
The two hour online education component covers opioid use disorder and the pharmacology of buprenorphine and methadone.
Module 2 Part B face to face workshop
The four-hour interactive workshop consists of case based discussion

*Practitioners must be registered with AHPRA
Please note by registering you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

16 Jul 2020

VIC

MATOD Module 1 - Safer Opioid Prescribing

Module 1 - Safer opioid prescribing face to face workshop

Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Location: RACGP John Murtagh Centre 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne VIC 3002

With the implementation of SafeScript Victorian Practitioners can now more readily identify patients receiving opioids and other high-risk medicines in high doses or combinations that may cause harm.

MATOD Module 1 focuses on evidence-based practice and consultation approaches that help prevent, identify and manage problems arising from opioid prescribing

Module 1 is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

This education activity is accredited for 4 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2020 - 2022 triennium.

Prescribers must be registered with AHPRA to be eligible for training.

Note: by registering to this training you give your consent for your details to be provided to the DHHS.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

21 Jul 2020

VIC

Basic Life Support

Date:Tuesday 21 July 2020
Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of Basic Life Support workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2020-22 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 CPD activity program points for the 2020-2022 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591